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BENNINGTON — The Bennington community is invited to come together for a good cause – a fundraiser for 2-year-old Finley Scanlon who is battling cancer.

A Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser will be held Friday July 15 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the VFW Post 1332 at 137 North Street. Tickets are $10 and can be bought at the VFW 1332, American Legion Post 13, Bennington Elks and Eagles, or on Venmo @benefitFS.

A basket party will take place during the dinner. To donate to the basket, please contact Darlene Cumm at

There will also be prizes and raffles. Gas cards donated by the Walter Hyjek family will be raffled (contact, and a $500 Match the Challenge will be held, donated by Eagle Hose Auto in Bennington. Norm LeBlanc will “Brave the Shave” once $500 has been raised at the benefit dinner.

Rifles donated by Sam and Allen Gulley, and the Wounded Warriors Bennington Chapter will be raffled.


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